Beautifully faceted, multiple colors of Tourmaline twinkle & sparkle from these Sterling Silver earrings. Like part of a rainbow, these colors will remind you of a sunny spring day! Yellow, dark and light greens and beautiful pink Tourmalines are accented with Sterling Silver beads.
Tourmaline is October's birthstone and the stone for 8th wedding anniversaries.
- Ear wire material: Sterling Silver
- Length of earrings: about 1.25"
- Stone: faceted puff-coin Tourmaline, 4mm
- Hypoallergenic/Nickel Free: Yes
- Jewelry will be nicely presented in a gift box wrapped with a ribbon!
About The Stone
Tourmaline comes in virtually all colors! In fact, many colors of Tourmaline are known by their own names...The red colors are called Rubellite, the blue colors are Indicolite, green is Verdite, browns are Dravite, rare vivid greens are Paraiba, common black is Schorl and the rare colorless Tourmalines are known as Achroite.
Indeed, different colors of Tourmaline are often confused with different gemstones. A few of these gemstones are Iolite, Topaz, Citrine, Amethyst, Spinel, Ruby, Emerald, Smoky Quartz, Aquamarine and Tsavorite Garnet. Tourmaline is a beautiful stone in any color.
Tourmaline is used for more than decoration. Because of its piezoelectric properties, Tourmaline has been used in pressure devices, sonar systems and in instruments that detect pressure.
Tourmaline encourages love, compassion and wisdom. Tourmaline is also thought to inspire creativity. It's believed that William Shakespeare had a small collection of Tourmaline to overcome writer's block!